If you manage to avoid this pitfall, and to reach the top of the mountain, you will find there the Talking Bird in a splendid cage, and you can ask of him where you are to seek the Singing Tree and the Golden
Your master the King has sent me hither to tell you to send him his golden
armour and his steed and the silver apple.
A fair maid, that," he said smilingly, "and one more worthy the golden
arrow than the Sheriff's haughty miss.
She had sunk into one of the golden
thrones, and as I turned to her she greeted me with a wan smile.
Swiftly and soon the golden
sun goes down, The blue sky wells afar into the night.
You shall live in peace, and spin your delicate threads into a mantle for the stern King; and I will weave golden
threads amid the gray, that when folded over his cold heart gentle thoughts may enter in and make it their home.
What shall I do," said he, "in order to win the Golden
Why do you have to obey the charm of the Golden
Time passed on again, and the youngest son too wished to set out into the wide world to seek for the golden
bird; but his father would not listen to it for a long while, for he was very fond of his son, and was afraid that some ill luck might happen to him also, and prevent his coming back.
One would have thought they were young Roman dames thrusting golden
pins into the breast of a beautiful slave.
The Twin Sailors and the Golden
Lady never came at all," he said.
In one corner played a tinkling fountain of perfumed water, and in another was a table bearing a golden
tray loaded with freshly gathered fruit, including several of the red-cheeked apples that the shaggy man loved.
After he told him his misfortune, Mercury plunged into the stream, and, bringing up a golden
axe, inquired if that were the one he had lost.
We may long have left the golden
road behind, but its memories are the dearest of our eternal possessions; and those who cherish them as such may haply find a pleasure in the pages of this book, whose people are pilgrims on the golden
road of youth.
But when strife and quarrel arise among the deathless gods, and when any of them who live in the house of Olympus lies, then Zeus sends Iris to bring in a golden
jug the great oath of the gods from far away, the famous cold water which trickles down from a high and beetling rock.